18 bit CPU; was: Speed now & then
toby at telegraphics.com.au
Sat Apr 14 18:49:03 CDT 2018
On 2018-04-14 7:00 PM, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote:
> I'm familiar with Univac's having worked on the 1100 many moons ago,
> But look at the line above my comment:
> "you assume that a char is 8 bits, with a signed char having a range
> of +/-255".
> An 8 bit signed char has the values -128 to +127, as I stated. even a 9 bit
> signed char would not be +/-255 but -256 to +255.
Not in one's complement.
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